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23 May 2022
Election 2022: What’s next for housing?
Following Saturday’s (21 May) federal election, here’s a recap of the housing policies we can expect to see this year. ...
23 May 2022
Perceived mortgage costs nearly double in 1 year: NAB
The bank’s latest data suggests that mortgage fees have decreased during the last quarter, while surging over the past 12 m...
23 May 2022
Resimac confirms 1st social bond in $1bn RMBS
The non-bank group has closed its latest RMBS, stating that a portion will be focused towards its inaugural social bond. ...
23 May 2022
AFG CFO steps down
The aggregator’s chief financial officer is set to depart, for a posting with another ASX-listed company. ...
20 May 2022
Acacia, uno partner for climate mortgage app
The brokerage has teamed with the fintech, for the launch of a new app that will let borrowers compare pricing and environmen...
20 May 2022
Mortgage demand sinks for 1st time since 2019
The desire to secure a mortgage has collapsed across the country, according to a new analysis from Equifax. ...
20 May 2022
Consumer spending key to RBA’s rate decisions: ANZ
The Reserve Bank will be closely watching how households respond to higher rates as it decides its next move, ANZ senior econ...
19 May 2022
Heartland announces new bank CEO
The chief executive and executive director of Westpac Life is set to become the new CEO of Heartland Bank. ...
19 May 2022
Wage growth inches upwards, market waits for RBA’s response
Wages growth has slightly lifted, up to its highest annual rate since 2018, with all eyes now shifting to watch for what the ...
19 May 2022
Sharper house price fall tipped as rates rise
ANZ has shifted its forecasts around the housing market, expecting rising mortgage rates to drag prices by 3 per cent this ye...
19 May 2022
Victorian shared equity scheme reports lift in home buying
A figure of 1,100 homes have been purchased under the Victorian Homebuyer Fund, according to new Andrews government figures. ...
19 May 2022
NSW mortgage volumes falling
New mortgage volumes were down in NSW in March 2022 for the first time following record highs in 2021, according to new dat...
18 May 2022
AMP partners with Nano for new digital mortgage
The bank has announced it is partnering with Nano to utilise its tech to offer a digital mortgage for retail customers in Q3....
18 May 2022
RBA considered 40-bp cash rate raise
The Reserve Bank has revealed that it weighed up three different options for the size of the first cash rate rise in almost 1...
18 May 2022
CBA launches direct-only digital mortgage
The major bank has launched its digital home loan division, Unloan, which is a product that has a progressive interest rate d...
18 May 2022
Former Westpac, ANZ CEOs launch non-bank lender
Two ex-big four executives have teamed up to launch a new non-bank lender, targeting older Australians who want to help their...
17 May 2022
WA commits to stamp duty rebate expansion
The state’s latest budget will build on previous rebates for off-the-plan apartments as part of a drive to improve housing ...
17 May 2022
NSW Parliament approves e-conveyancing reforms
The focus to introduce interoperability across Australia has taken its first steps, with NSW confirming the amendments to it...
17 May 2022
Bluestone successfully prices $1bn RMBS transaction
The non-bank lender has priced its first Australian RMBS transaction for the year, said to be the largest-ever capital market...
16 May 2022
PM promises early super for housing
The Liberal Party has pledged to allow first home buyers to use their superannuation savings for housing deposits, but the p...

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